Bengt Lennartson is Head of Division in Automatic control, Automation and Mechatronics and Professor of Automation, leading and supervising research and education. Bengt is a member of the Chalmers Wingquist Laboratory VINN Excellence Center. His research interests include discrete event and hybrid systems, integrated product and production design, robot cells and flexible manufacturing systems, as well as robust feedback control. Bengt is Associate Editor and member of the Advisory Board for IEEE Transactions on Automation Science and Engineering. He is the co-author of two books and 180 peer reviewed international articles, which have generated over 2,200 citations (GS).